The Buell Motorcycle Company celebrated a major milestone this week as it started up a new age of sportbikes with the production of the first Buell 1125R motorcycle at its factory in East Troy, Wis.
Turning a new corner into the superbike category, the all-new Buell 1125R delivers a true balance of street and track performance. Designed with a passion for the elements that have defined Buell motorcycles for 25 years, the 1125R offers power, handling and agility that will take riders to a (...) > Full story
Add Accessories in Brilliant Hero Blue.
New Hero Blue wheels and matching accessories allow owners of many Buell XB models to customize in this exciting color. All are original-equipment components that ensure proper fit and function.
The new XB Wheels - Translucent Hero Blue (P/N G0110.02A8AYBX Front; $375.00 and P/N G0309.02A8AYBX Rear; $375.00) are finished with translucent Hero Blue powdercoat that has a high-gloss shine with unusual depth. Fits all 2003-later Buell XB models, (...) > Full story
Femmoto, which began in 2001 as a women-only track day event, has evolved into a track and street demo event focused on women, while allowing men the chance to take street demos along side their women. In 2006, 330 women participated in Femmoto. This year, with the inclusion of men taking street demos as well as Friday’s track day where men and women could ride their personal motorcycles on the track, total attendance increased to 563 participants. Femmoto raises money for The Susan G. (...) > Full story
CG stands for center of gravity, and the Lightning XB12Scg keeps it low with a reshaped seat and lowered front and rear suspension that reduces the seat height to 28.6 inches. It’s all accomplished with no compromise to handling or performance.
Buell Accessories introduces three new pieces of soft luggage designed specifically for use with 2006-later Buell XB12X Ulysses models.
The new Top Case Interior Luggage (P/N 53607-08Y, $39.95) and Side Case Interior Luggage (P/N 91825-08Y, $79.95) are soft-sided nylon pieces designed to fit perfectly within the optional rigid Ulysses Top Case and Side Cases. Each features a large front pocket with built-in storage organizer, a shoulder strap and carry handle for easy transport off the (...) > Full story
This urban assault specialist was designed to excel in the metro-madness of crazy cabbies, knee-deep potholes and back-alley shortcuts.
August 1-5, 2007, Harley-Davidson will join National Bikers Roundup (NBR) in celebration of its 30th anniversary by inviting motorcyclists and enthusiasts from around the country to join them in Kansas City, Mo. Riders will come together and enjoy the camaraderie of old and new friends, as well as generate awareness of Roundup’s charitable giving efforts that focus on providing food for homeless families through God’s Wheels, Inc and Harvesters Community Food Network.
2007 marks (...) > Full story
Engine Upgrades Enhance Performance and Durability of 2008 XB12R.
The Buell Motorcycle Company is set to break the convention of the superbike category with the Buell 1125R, an all-new, liter-class motorcycle that delivers an artful balance of street and track performance. Rooted in the core design principles and character that have defined Buell motorcycles for 25 years, the 1125R offers power, handling and agility that will take its owner to a new level of riding experience.
Cut for the rider with a shorter inseam, the Lightning XB12Scg offers a seat height that’s 1.5 inches lower than the Lightning XB12S with absolutely no compromise in handling performance. Lowered front and rear suspension and a reshaped seat lower the center of gravity and reduce seat height to 28.6 inches for enhanced rider confidence at stops and low speeds. Power comes from the same rockin’ Thunderstorm 1203 V-Twin with Buell InterActive Exhaust. Full story